Land Expropriation

Bathabile Dlamini slams ANC, opens up about patriarchy in the ruling party

ANCWL president Bathabile Dlamini opens up about patriarchy in the ANC

Bathabile Dlamini slams ANC, opens up about patriarchy in the ruling party
Explainer: 11 facts you need to know about land expropriation without compensation

Explainer: 11 facts you need to know about land expropriation without compensation

Land expropriation without compensation. Few if any terms in recent history have invoked more debate, fear, hope, uncertainty among so many ordinary South Africans. The matter was thrust into the national spotlight in February.

Explainer: 11 facts you need to know about land expropriation without compensation
Cope and AfriForum join forces to oppose government's land expropriation plan

Cope and AfriForum join forces to oppose government's land expropriation plan

Cope and AfriForum announced they would join forces to fight against the ANC-led government’s plan to amend section 25 of the Constitution to enable land expropriation without compensation and to protect property rights.

Cope and AfriForum join forces to oppose government's land expropriation plan
Update: A look inside the R30m village a farmer built his employees

Update: A look inside the R30m village a farmer built his employees

A new video provides South Africans a peek inside the modern houses that farmers David and Elaine Potter built their 150 farmworkers at the Nieuwe Sion farm in Cape Town. Watch it and find out more on Briefly.co.za.

Update: A look inside the R30m village a farmer built his employees
Belgium Deputy Prime Minister assures Belgium supports SA's land reform

Belgium Deputy Prime Minister assures Belgium supports SA's land reform

Belgium supports South Africa's plans on land reform. The Belgium Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Didier Reynders, visited SA and stated that the country is fully behind land reform in SA.

Belgium Deputy Prime Minister assures Belgium supports SA's land reform
Nedbank's warning to SA: Expropriation could cause banking crisis

Nedbank's warning to SA: Expropriation could cause banking crisis

According to one of South Africa's biggest banks, land expropriation could lead to a banking crisis. The CEO of Nedbank, Mike Brown, believes that expropriation could negatively affect the money of bank depositors.

Nedbank's warning to SA: Expropriation could cause banking crisis
Selina Mulovhedzi becomes award-winning farmer despite losing her eye

Selina Mulovhedzi becomes award-winning farmer despite losing her eye

71-year-old Selina Mulovhedzi, a small-scale farmer in Thohoyandou, Limpopo, won the 2018 Ministerial Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs. She was left blind in one eye after a childhood accident. Read more on Briefly.

Selina Mulovhedzi becomes award-winning farmer despite losing her eye
Was the land stolen or not? Deputy president David Mabuza vs AfriForum

Was the land stolen or not? Deputy president David Mabuza vs AfriForum

Deputy president David Mabuza told MPs in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) that the time had come for commercial farmers to acknowledge that the land which they now farm was taken from others without their consent.

Was the land stolen or not? Deputy president David Mabuza vs AfriForum
Floyd Shivambu says EFF is ready for the war AfriForum is threatening

Floyd Shivambu says EFF is ready for the war AfriForum is threatening

Lobby group AfriForum made its oral submission into proposed amendment to the Constitution at the Constitutional Review Committee (CRC) in Parliament on Thursday. The presentation was made by AfriForum CEO Ernst Roets.

Floyd Shivambu says EFF is ready for the war AfriForum is threatening
Cosatu vs EFF: Federation calls party moral cretins and political idiots

Cosatu vs EFF: Federation calls party moral cretins and political idiots

Cosatu and the EFF have become embroiled in an ugly political spat. Cosatu was angered when the EFF accused its parliamentary coordinator Mathew Parks of supporting white monopoly capital during Parliaments land debate.

Cosatu vs EFF: Federation calls party moral cretins and political idiots
Experts again say the Constitution needs not be amended for land reform

Experts again say the Constitution needs not be amended for land reform

The Joint Constitutional Review Committee received oral submissions for and against amending the Constitution. Many experts stated their cases against ammending the notion, giving reasons why it's a bad idea and should not happen.

Experts again say the Constitution needs not be amended for land reform
AfriForum claims land expropriation a plot to hand mineral resources to China

AfriForum claims land expropriation a plot to hand mineral resources to China

AfriForum has accused the government of using land expropriation as a means to hand mineral resources to Chinese government. The civil rights and lobby group claims it has irrefutable proof of collusion between the governments.

AfriForum claims land expropriation a plot to hand mineral resources to China
China’s president Xi Jinping gives green light to Ramaphosa’s land reform policy

China’s president Xi Jinping gives green light to Ramaphosa’s land reform policy

Chinese President Xi Jinping is the latest world leader to give his support to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s land reform policy. Jinping told Ramaphosa on Sunday that he and China stood behind the proposed reforms.

China’s president Xi Jinping gives green light to Ramaphosa’s land reform policy
71-year-old gogo's massive African pumpkins can feed a village

71-year-old gogo's massive African pumpkins can feed a village

Nwa-mdunwazi Gudu, a 71-year-old gogo from Maluleke village in Limpopo, has been a farmer for over 40 years. She grows massive African pumpkins that can feed her entire village. Read more about her on Briefly.co.za.

71-year-old gogo's massive African pumpkins can feed a village
Donald Trump did what Ramaphosa couldn't? Trump unites South Africa

Donald Trump did what Ramaphosa couldn't? Trump unites South Africa

Donald Trump’s recent tweet about land reform in South Africa were based on misinformation and fear mongering, the tweet drew sharp criticism from almost every single corner in the country with even politicians uniting.

Donald Trump did what Ramaphosa couldn't? Trump unites South Africa
Young farmer Mbalentle Sipengane takes family business to new heights

Young farmer Mbalentle Sipengane takes family business to new heights

Mbalentle Sipengane took over the running of her family's poultry farm, Monzai Eggs, in 2016. Although she is just 24 years old, but she's already proving that age and gender are no barriers to farming. More on Briefly.

Young farmer Mbalentle Sipengane takes family business to new heights
Draft expropriation bill officially withdrawn from Parliament by public works committee

Draft expropriation bill officially withdrawn from Parliament by public works committee

The draft expropriation bill which was introduced by the department of public works and has been before Parliament since 2015 has been withdrawn by the public works committee. The bill could be reintroduced in the future.

Draft expropriation bill officially withdrawn from Parliament by public works committee
Nedbank: Customers will have to repay bond even if land is expropriated

Nedbank: Customers will have to repay bond even if land is expropriated

Nedbank has told its customers in an official email that they will have to honour their home loans even if their land and or properties are subjected to expropriation without compensation, the email surfaced on social media.

Nedbank: Customers will have to repay bond even if land is expropriated
Theresa May: legal land reform key to unlocking British investment in South Africa

Theresa May: legal land reform key to unlocking British investment in South Africa

British Prime Minister Theresa May has backed the current land reform policies being sought by President Ramaphosa. May said legal and transparent land reforms could play a key role in unlocking investment in South Africa.

Theresa May: legal land reform key to unlocking British investment in South Africa
From housewife to global fruit exporter: Meet KZN's Smangele Gumede

From housewife to global fruit exporter: Meet KZN's Smangele Gumede

Smangele Gumede owns the 220-hectare Intathakusa farm in Nkwalini, KwaZulu-Natal. The farm produces various fruits, including lemons, grapefruits, oranges, and sugarcane. She supplies her produce both locally and abroad.

From housewife to global fruit exporter: Meet KZN's Smangele Gumede
Julius Malema wrongly blasts ‘colonizer’ Theresa May’s comments on land reform

Julius Malema wrongly blasts ‘colonizer’ Theresa May’s comments on land reform

EFF leader Julius Malema has criticised UK Prime Minister Theresa May for her support of land reform. Malema seemed to have missed an earlier statement in which May expressed the UK's support for legal and transparent land reform.

Julius Malema wrongly blasts ‘colonizer’ Theresa May’s comments on land reform
Theresa May: Britain supports legal and transparent land reform

Theresa May: Britain supports legal and transparent land reform

If land reform happens legally, Britain is in support of it. So their prime minister, Theresa May, announced during her visit to South Africa. She said that Britain has supported legal land reform for some time now.

Theresa May: Britain supports legal and transparent land reform
Black farmers say the government abandoned them and neglected to provide support

Black farmers say the government abandoned them and neglected to provide support

Frustrated and angry black farmers have lashed out at the government for abandoning them and failing to provide them with the necessary financial support which would enable their businesses to develop and ultimately succeed.

Black farmers say the government abandoned them and neglected to provide support
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